548-0012/05 – Modeling of Terrain and Landscape (DMT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Kateřina Růžičková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Kateřina Růžičková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
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RUZ02 Ing. Kateřina Růžičková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 1+1
Part-time Credit and Examination 3+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to: - Define DMR - Distinguish between individual DMR types - Create DMR - choose suitable data, data model and method for DMR creation - Evaluate DMR quality - Specify and describe basic DMR analysis - Apply most of the basic DMR analysis

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The aim of the subject is DMT creation, quality assessment and visualisation. It also present basic DMT analysis.

Compulsory literature:

FLORINSKY, I. V. Digital Terrain Analysis in Soil Science and Geology. 2016 Elsevier. 506 p. ISBN 978-0-12-804632-6. LI, Z., ZHU, Q., GOLD, Ch. Digital Terrain Modeling. Principles and Applications. CRC Press, 2005. 323 p. 0-415-32462-9. [Available Online]. WEIBEL, R. and HELLER, M. Digital Terrain Modelling. In Longley, A. P., Goodchild, M. F., Maguire. J. D., Rhind, D. V. Geographic Information Systems. Wiley. 1991, p. 269-297. [Available Online]. WILSON, J. P., GALLANT, J. C. Terrain Analysis. Principles and Applications. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2000. 479 p.

Recommended literature:

IMHOF, E. Cartographic Relief Presentation. ESRI Press. 2007. 379 p. CHANG, K. Introduction to Geographic Information Systems. 2018. ISBN 978-1-259-92964-9 KWAST, H., MENKE, K. QGIS for Hydrological Applications: Recipes for Catchment Hydrology and Water Management. Locate Press 2019. 168 p. ISBN-13: 978-0998547787. XIONG L., TANG, G., YANG, X., LI, F. Geomorphology-oriented digital terrain analysis: Progress and perspectives. Journal of Geographical Science. Science Press Springer-Verlag, 2021, 31(3): 456-476. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11442-021-1853-9 [Available Online].

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

písemný test a ústní zkoušení

E-learning

Other requirements

Student must be able to create DTM and verify it. He can distinguish between variety of model types and he know used data structures.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to DTM and DLM, history 2. Features of ground. 3. Types of DTM. 4. Data models for DTM and DLM. 5. Data structures for DTM and DLM. 6. Data sources for DMT and DLM creation. 7. Methods for elevation data capturing. 8. Process of DTM and DLM creation. 9. Methods to DMT creation - triangularization. 10. Methods to DMT creation - interpolation. 11. DMT verification. 12. Morphology characteristics of DTM. 13. DMT analyses. 14. DMT visualization.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 18
                Written part of exam Written examination 52  18
                Oral part of exam Oral examination 15  0
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